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Vitamin E Deficiency

Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. Premature babies of very low birth weight (<1,...

Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia is an illness characterized by the cycle of binging on food, guilty feelings and resultant purging (vomiting or laxative abuse) to counteract the previous binge. It is much more common in yo...

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Antibiotics to Boost Undernourished Kids' Weight and Height?

Giving prepubescent children in low- to middle-income countries antibiotics can boost height by 0.04 cm monthly and increase weight by 23.8 g/month, offsetting the effects of poor nutrition. Medscap...

Accurate height and weight measurement necessary to reduce risk for pregnant women

(Medical Xpress)—A study by the University of Otago shows there are inaccuracies being made in the documented height and weight of pregnant women at the time of their 12-week scan, which could chang...

Medical News Today: Dementia 'predicted by slow walking speed and memory problems'

In a study of more than 26,000 adults, researchers reveal how those with slow walking speed and memory complaints were twice as likely to develop dementia over the next 12 years.

Research explores why interval walking training is better than continuous walking training

New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) suggests that training with alternating levels of walking intensity (interval training) could...

Your brain on speed: Walking doesn’t impair thinking, multitasking

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Dalfampridine: Not Just a Walking Aid

DALLAS (MedPage Today) -- Extended-release dalfampridine (Ampyra) is approved for boosting walking speed in multiple sclerosis patients, but its benefits extend to other aspects of physical function, ...

Health Tip: Starting a Walking Program

-- A walking program is a great way to include exercise in your daily routine. But you should always check with your doctor first. The Weight-loss Information Network says a doctor's approval is parti...

Divorce may be linked to higher risk of overweight/obesity among kids involved

Boys may be especially prone to excess weight gain, the findings indicate. The researchers base their findings on a nationally representative sample of more than 3000 pupils attending 127 schools acro...

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Does Upper Limb Coordination Predict Walking Speed in Older Adults? A Cross-Sectional Study.

Walking speed is a measure of physical function in older adults. Older adults are sometimes nonambulatory, however, and proxy measures for walking speed may be indicated. Since limb coordination tests...

The Combined Effects of Body Weight Support and Gait Speed on Gait Related Muscle Activity: A Comparison between Walking in the Lokomat Exoskeleton and Regular Treadmill Walking.

For the development of specialized training protocols for robot assisted gait training, it is important to understand how the use of exoskeletons alters locomotor task demands, and how the nature and ...

Body weight-supported treadmill training vs. overground walking training for persons with chronic stroke: A pilot randomized controlled trial.

Objective:To compare the effects of body weight-supported treadmill training and overground walking training when matched for task and dose (duration/frequency/intensity) on improving walking function...

Perception of Self-Motion and Regulation of Walking Speed in Young-Old Adults.

Whether a reduced perception of self-motion contributes to poor walking speed adaptations in older adults is unknown. In this study, speed discrimination thresholds (perceptual task) and walking speed...

Comparing self-selected speed walking of the elderly with self-selected slow, moderate, and fast speed walking of young adults.

To find the characteristics of elderly gait, we compared the elderly walking at a moderate speed with the young adult walking at a slow, moderate, and fast speed.

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